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The Resource Dido and Aeneas, Purcell, (sound recording)

Dido and Aeneas, Purcell, (sound recording)

Label
Dido and Aeneas
Title
Dido and Aeneas
Statement of responsibility
Purcell
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Accompanying matter
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1659-1695
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purcell, Henry
Date time place
Recorded 1951 at the Mermaid Theatre, St. John's Wood, and EMI no. 1 studio, Abbey Road, London
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Libretto by Nahum Tate
PerformerNote
Kirsten Flagstad, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, sopranos ; Thomas Hemsley, tenor ; supporting soloists ; Mermaid Singers and orchestra ; Geraint Jones, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1652-1715
  • 1895-1962
  • 1917-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tate, Nahum
  • Flagstad, Kirsten
  • Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth
  • Hemsley, Thomas
  • Jones, Geraint
  • Mermaid Singers
  • Mermaid Orchestra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dido
  • Operas
  • Aeneas
  • Aeneas
Label
Dido and Aeneas, Purcell, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Program notes and synopsis by Terry McFadden, and extract from William Mann's review of the stage performance preceding the recording on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7298819
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (61 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
80761770
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Fred Calland Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
60346
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Dido and Aeneas, Purcell, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera in 3 acts
  • Program notes and synopsis by Terry McFadden, and extract from William Mann's review of the stage performance preceding the recording on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
7298819
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (61 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
80761770
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the Fred Calland Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
60346
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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